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testy
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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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  • ’Come on, Harry, haven’t you seen enough of this house to tell what kind of wizards my family were?’ said Sirius testily.
  • It’s not a question of how impressive the magic was,’ said Fudge in a testy voice, ’in fact, the more impressive the worse it is, I would have thought, given that the boy did it in plain view of a Muggle!
  • ’Ernie, do you really think I’d leave that list lying around?’ said Hermione testily.
  • If you resign,’ said Harry testily, ’there’ll only be three players left on the team.
  • ’What do you mean by shaking your head, dear?’ said Umbridge in a testy voice.
  • This human" now, am I?’ said Hagrid testily.

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  • She gets a little testy when she hasn’t had enough sleep.
  • Anybody who comes here ends up getting . . . testy.
    Edward Albee  --  Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

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